Amorphophallus campanulatus

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Noun1.Amorphophallus campanulatus - putrid-smelling aroid of southeastern Asia (especially the Philippines) grown for its edible tuber
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
aroid, arum - any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe
genus Amorphophallus - genus of large tropical east Asian cormous aroids: devil's tongue; snake palm
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Along with tubers of Amorphophallus campanulatus, the fruits were used for treatment of stomach pain.
For instance the tubers of Amorphophallus campanulatus Blume ex Decne was used as an antidote to poisoning, diarrhea, or dysentery.